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Album sales in the United States for the first time rose for the first time since 2004, up 330.57 million units from 326.15 million units. There can be only one, and it was clear by halfway through 2011 that the winner would be…Adele. The British Songstress dominates the US albums and singles charts as her album 21 ends the year selling 5.82 million copies in 2011 , the highest selling album in one year since Usher’s Confessions, while “Rolling In The Deep” sold 5.81 million downloads in 2011. Adele was the clear cut winner with Michael Buble, who’s album Christmas came strong in the final stretch of 2011, finished the year with 2.45 million. Closing out the top 5 are Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” with 2.1 million, Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV with 1.92 million, and Jason Aldean’s My Kinda Party came in at #5 with 1.58 million sold. 01 – 5,824,000 – 21 – Adele 02 – 2,452,000 – CHRISTMAS – Michael Buble 03 – 2,101,000 – BORN THIS WAY – Lady GaGa 04 – 1,917,000 – THA CARTER IV – Lil Wayne 05 – 1,576,000 – MY KINDA PARTY – Jason Aldean 06 – 1,420,000 – SIGH NO MORE – Mumford & Sons 07 – 1,247,000 – TAKE CARE – Drake 08 – 1,245,000 – UNDER THE MISTLETOE – Justin Bieber 09 – 1,232,000 – WATCH THE THRONE – Jay-Z & Kanye West 10 – 1,204,000 – OWN THE NIGHT – Lady Antebellum 11 – 1,058,000 – 4 – Beyonce 12 – 1,006,000 – TEENAGE DREAM – Katy Perry 13 – 1,006,000 – MYLO XYLOTO – Coldplay In terms of singles, pop – as you would guess, dominated the entire top 10 chart from top to bottom with it’s digital sales.   The Top 30 digital singles are listed below: Rank – Sales – TITLE – Artist 01 – 5,813,000 – ROLLING IN THE DEEP – Adele 02 – 5,468,000 – PARTY ROCK ANTHEM – LMFAO feat. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock 03 – 4,829,000 – E.T. – Katy Perry feat. Kanye West 04 – 4,111,000 – MOVES LIKE JAGGER – Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera 05 – 3,875,000 – GIVE ME EVERYTHING – Pitbull feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Naya 06 – 3,843,000 – PUMPED UP KICKS – Foster The People 07 – 3,750,000 – SOMEONE LIKE YOU – Adele 08 – 3,724,000 – F**K YOU (FORGET YOU) – Cee Lo Green 09 – 3,608,000 – SUPER BASS – Nicki Minaj 10 – 3,476,000 – BORN THIS WAY – Lady GaGa 11 – 3,363,000 – SEXY AND I KNOW IT – LMFAO 12 – 3,308,000 – ON THE FLOOR – Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull 13 – 3,178,000 – LOOK AT ME NOW – Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne 14 – 3,040,000 – S&M – Rihanna 15 – 2,995,000 – WE FOUND LOVE – Rihanna feat Calvin Harris 16 – 2,950,000 – JUST CAN’T GET ENOUGH – Black Eyed Peas 17 – 2,889,000 – FIREWORK – Katy Perry 18 – 2,849,000 – THE LAZY SONG – Bruno Mars 19 – 2,775,000 – GRENADE – Bruno Mars 20 – 2,760,000 – STEREO HEARTS – Gym Class Heroes feat. Adam Levine 21 – 2,717,000 – LAST FRIDAY NIGHT (T.G.I.F.) – Katy Perry 22 – 2,694,000 – BLOW – Ke$ha 23 – 2,620,000 – THE SHOW GOES ON – Lupe Fiasco 24 – 2,575,000 – DIRT ROAD ANTHEM – Jason Aldean 25 – 2,541,000 – HOW TO LOVE – Lil Wayne 26 – 2,512,000 – TONIGHT TONIGHT – Hot Chelle Rae 27 – 2,497,000 – F**KIN’ PERFECT – P!nk 28 – 2,492,000 – TILL THE WORLD ENDS – Britney Spears 29 – 2,325,000 – THE EDGE OF GLORY – Lady GaGa 30 – 2,324,000 – GOOD LIFE – OneRepublic

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